erasing head

or erase head


noun

the part of a tape recorder that erases material previously recorded on magnetic tape.

Nearby words

  1. eradicate,
  2. eradication,
  3. erasable,
  4. erase,
  5. eraser,
  6. erasion,
  7. erasistratus,
  8. erasmian,
  9. erasmus,
  10. erasmus, desiderius

Origin of erasing head

First recorded in 1955–60

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